Opportunity for prospective students and their families to see both lower school and high school.
Parents who are looking for an alternative to traditional public or private schools may want to join the faculty and staff of Pasadena Waldorf School and Pasadena Waldorf High School on Saturday, January 12th, when they hold their next open houses for the 2013-2014 admissions season.
The lower school, for students up through 8th grade, will hold its open house beginning at 9am. Ongoing presentations about Waldorf education will continue through 11am to augment the open classrooms, which will stay open until noon. Faculty from the Parent-Child program, preschool, kindergarten, and grades one through eight will be on hand to answer questions. The lower school campus is located at 209 East Mariposa Street, Altadena, CA 91001. For information on the lower school open house, please call 626-794-9564. Interested parents and students are invited to arrive any time during the open house, and are encouraged to come early for the presentation before visting the classrooms or enjoying the natural setting of the campus grounds.
For prospective 9th and 10th graders, the high school open house will run from 1pm until 4pm, beginning with an introduction to Waldorf high school education. Highlighted through sample lessons, work displays and classroom visits, this presentation explains what makes the Waldorf curriculum relevant and vital for today’s teenager. The open house also offers an opportunity to meet our teachers. Refreshments and informal discussion will follow the demonstrations. Since this is a more formal presentation, interested families should plan to arrive at the campus prior to the 1pm start time. The high school is located on the William Carey International University campus on the 3rd floor of the McGavran Building at 1539 East Howard Street, Pasadena, CA 91104. For information on the high school open house, please call 626-204-0786. Additional information can also be found at www.pasadenawaldorf.org.
Pasadena Waldorf School, founded in 1979, is one of over 1,000 Waldorf schools worldwide with over 90 years of experience offering inspired education. Pasadena Waldorf High School, which opened this year, joins 40 other Waldorf high schools now operating in North America. Waldorf education is the fastest growing independent school movement in the world.